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REU: Physics of complex materials at Boston College

Primary Institution: Boston College
City: Chestnut Hill
State: MA
Job Duration: 10 weeks
Class Requirement: Completed Freshman Year
Citizenship Requirement: U.S. Citizen
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Biophysics
Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure and Electromagnetic/Optical Properties
Nonlinear Dynamics
Description: The objective of  the Boston College REU program is to provide research experience in our closely-knit and highly interactive community.  Most research projects will be in condensed matter physics, particularly study of  complex materials, but opportunities will also be available in other fields.  The number of students in the program will be 10, two of whom will be Boston College students.  The program will start with a week of orientation and introductory lectures and will conclude with a mini-symposium of students' presentations.    Every week, students will engage in research, attend topical faculty lectures, participate in student seminars, tour local science facilities, and enjoy numerous social functions serving to foster close, collegial interactions among all participants and our faculty.
Stipend: $400 per week
Benefits: Housing
Travel Reimbursement
tours, a symphonic concert
Application Deadline: 03/15/2009
Job Website:
Additional Information: Research areas and programs in the Department of Physics at Boston College are described in some detail on our website:

Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Andrzej Herczynski
Boston College, Department of Physics
140 Commonwealth Ave.
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Phone: 617-552-3582
Fax: 617-552-8478
Secondary Contact: Michael Graf
Boston College, Department of Physics
140 Commonwealth Ave.
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Phone: 617-552-4128
Fax: 617-552-8478
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